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FTC Seeks Internet Of Things Rules
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
More responsible business practices and new laws are needed to make the Internet of Things viable, the FTC says.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/27/2015
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Microsoft Power BI Makeover: 6 Big Improvements
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft's revamp of its cloud-based Power BI will challenge IBM, Tableau, and other business intelligence vendors. Here are six new ways it should appeal to users.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 1/27/2015
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Microsoft Windows Phone Plan Needs Focus
Eric Zeman,
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Despite some good signs, Microsoft's Windows Phone plan still needs work. Chase pulling its app doesn't help.
By Eric Zeman , 1/27/2015
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The Evolution of Firewalls: Past, Present & Future
Liviu Arsene, Senior E-threat Analyst, Bitdefender
How firewall technology has evolved to keep pace with ever-changing security needs.
By Liviu Arsene Senior E-threat Analyst, Bitdefender, 1/27/2015
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Microsoft: Cloud, Surface Rise While Profits Fall
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft's latest earnings report reflects "momentum through transition" as cloud products and its Surface tablet strengthen, while profit drops.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/27/2015
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WiIl Millennials Be The Death Of Data Security?
Chris Rouland, Founder & CEO, Bastille
Commentary
Millennials, notoriously promiscuous with data and devices, this year will become the largest generation in the workforce. Is your security team prepared?
By Chris Rouland Founder & CEO, Bastille, 1/27/2015
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Molina Healthcare Looks To Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
The Fortune 500 company expects operating savings from this private cloud strategy, using Nutanix appliances.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/27/2015
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Microsoft Power BI Gets 'Freemium,' Visual Makeover
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft Power BI revamp undercuts IBM Watson Analytics and Tableau with "freemium" services and data-visualization software.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 1/27/2015
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SAP On Cloud HR: Q&A With Mike Ettling
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
SAP has combined SuccessFactors and on-premises HR apps into a single business. Unit president Mike Ettling talks Workday, Oracle, and the "journey" to cloud HR.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 1/27/2015
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Google OKs Docker Container Registry Service
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Google adds Docker container registry and encryption service to keep customers' containerized workloads private and secure.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/27/2015
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5 Cloud Contract Traps To Avoid
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
News
A cloud contract is just that, a contract. As such, it carries with it all of the normal pitfalls of a contractual relationship -- and a few specialized ones. Here's how to identify and avoid the risks.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 1/27/2015
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IT Monitoring Scalability Planning: 3 Roadblocks
Leon Adato, Head Geek, SolarWinds
Commentary
Planning for growth is key to effective IT monitoring, but it can be stymied by certain mindsets. Here's how to overcome them.
By Leon Adato Head Geek, SolarWinds, 1/27/2015
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8 Free Online Networking Classes
Crystal Bedell, freelance writer
News
If you're looking to expand your networking skills, these courses offer instruction on SDN, cloud networking, network optimization, and other topics for free. What's better than that?
By Crystal Bedell freelance writer, 1/27/2015
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NFL Mobile Sports App Contains Super Bowl-Sized Vulns
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Lack of protections puts users at risk of exposed information by way of man-in-the-middle attacks.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 1/27/2015
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Gas Stations Urged To Secure Internet-Exposed Fuel Tank Devices
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Researchers find more than 5,000 US gas stations' automated tank gauges unprotected on the public Internet and open to hackers.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/26/2015
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Games To Play During The Blizzard
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Games to play when you're snowbound, bored, or just looking for fun.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/26/2015
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Cablevision's Freewheel Promises Inexpensive WiFi Calling
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
By bypassing cellular networks, Cablevision aims to woo budget-conscious mobile customers.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/26/2015
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iPhone China Sales Will Outstrip US: Report
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Apple is expected to announce that it sold more iPhones in China than in the US for the first time in history.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/26/2015
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Drones, Phones & More: What Tech Will Last A Century?
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
The first transcontinental phone call was made 100 years ago this week. What technology including the phone will make it another 100 years?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/26/2015
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Cartoon: Chief Data Tyrant
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
Commentary
The purchase order to "Thrones 'R Us" should have been a clue.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 1/26/2015
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